The table below looks at the statistics for Validation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Validation over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Validation
Rank 23 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Validation 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 1.02% 3.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 5.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £35,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Validation
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worthing region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
88 78 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 89.80% 65.00% 72.09%
Number of salaries quoted 80 55 63
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,650 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Validation
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Validation Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Validation
Salary Trend in Worthing

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Validation across the Worthing region.

Validation Salary Trend in Worthing

Validation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
2 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Trac
3 1 (33.33%) VectorCAST
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Modbus
3 1 (33.33%) Profibus
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) HNC
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Borland
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP

Validation
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worthing region citing Validation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Validation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Modbus
2 1 (33.33%) Profibus
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) LabVIEW
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Trac
2 1 (33.33%) VectorCAST
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) MSTest
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Load Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Borland
2 1 (33.33%) IBM